Dr Carter attended medical school at the University of Florida and then completed a year of Internal Medicine residency at the University of Virginia affiliated programs in Roanoke, Virginia.
His Neurology residency and Clinical Neurophysiology fellowship were completed at the Medical University of South Carolina where he was also Chief Resident. He joined the faculty at MUSC where in addition to practicing neurology, he also enjoyed teaching and research. He remained on faculty at MUSC until 2004 when he moved to Melbourne to serve the medical needs of Brevard.
Dr. Carter practices general neurology and is board certified in Neurology with added qualifications in Clinical Neurophysiology.